SHOW #437: "Raiders OTAs Update, Stadium Update, plus NFL Rule Changes for 2015"
Segment #1: Raiders OTAs Update
The Raiders finished their 3rd and final week of organized team activities yesterday, Wednesday June 3rd. Raider Greg gives his thoughts on how it went, and we hear the media sessions of Donald Penn and Head Coach Jack Del Rio.
Segment #2: Stadium Situation Update
Raider Greg gives his thoughts on the stadium situation (Carson proposal and Oakland Coliseum status), then we hear a segment from the Raiders flagship station 95.7 "The Game" in which Greg Papa chats with former 49ers CEO Carmen Policy, who is heading up the Carson, California stadium joint project proposal for the Raiders and Chargers. We also hear an interview that ESPN's John Clayton did with Raiders owner Mark Davis, where Mr. Davis outlines what he would want in an Oakland stadium.
Segment #3: NFL Rule Changes for 2015
Raider Greg goes over some of the rule changes for 2015, including the lengthening of extra point kick attempts and the addition of a few other new rules. We hear the thoughts on this topic from former head coach Herm Edwards, and from NFL insider Adam Scheffer among others.
Segment #4: Raider Nation "Boneline" Call-in Segment
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This week’s callers:
01. Raider Grant in Salem, Oregon
02. Captain Raider from Sierra Vista, Arizona
03. Raider Rick from Utah
04. The Rancho Raider (1st time caller)
05. The Duke City Raider
06. Joe from Fresno, California (1st time caller)
07. Raider Beege in Missouri (1st time caller)
08. Houston Raider Steve
09. The Raiders Edge from Buffalo, NY
10. Kansas Raider
11. Raider Malik from Tucson
12. Raider Sid "The Desert Raider"
13. Raider Build in Santa Rosa (1st Time Caller)
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Music credit: The Raiders by Sam Spence; You Haven't Done Nothing by Stevie Wonder; Changes by David Bowie; Back in Black by AC-DC; Bad to the Bone by George Thorogood.
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Running time - 1:52:50
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